Our gossip column to end the week starts with some bad news for the Argentinian national side as one of their worst fears has now been confirmed.
DELFINO OUT OF WORLD CUP
Argentina have been sweating on the fitness of both Manu Ginobili and Carlos Delfino in recent weeks and today, their worst fears have been confirmed.
Delfino will miss the FIBA World Cup as he will not recover from his broken foot, which forced him to sit out most of last season with the Milwaukee Bucks.
MACIULIS TO REAL MADRID?
Jonas Maciulis is rumoured to have signed for Real Madrid, according to LRytas.lt.
TalkBasket has learned that Maciulis could be announced by Wednesday.
WESTERMANN TO LIMOGES
It’s now official, Leo Westermann is a Limoges player for the year.
The French guard’s rights are owned by Barcelona but Westermann will go to Limoges to gain Euroleague experience.
GOLUBOVIC HEADS TO MALAGA
Vladimir Golubovic has signed for Unicaja Malaga from TED Ankara.
The Serbian has had spells in Ukraine and Slovenia.